though, these Democrats have never heard of a certain Rodney
Stooksbury. (They are not alone in this.) One good reason why Tom Price
beat his last opponent by 23 points was that his last opponent was
functionally indistinguishable from a corpse or a bag of lettuce.
spent precisely $0 on his campaign and has never been seen in public.
Jon Ossoff had the entire national Democratic Party pulling out the
stops for him, and flooded Atlanta television with ten million dollars
in advertising. Drastically improving on the Stooksbury numbers should
be no dazzling feat. (Although,
somewhat hilariously, Stooksbury actually got more total votes than
Ossoff, 124,917 to Ossoff’s 124,893. Granted, special elections have
lower turnout, but good grief.)"